Hansel Swann

5 January 1883–1954 (Age 70)
Cabell, West Virginia, United States

The Life of Hansel

When Hansel Swann was born on 5 January 1883, in Cabell, West Virginia, United States, his father, Jasper Swann, was 27 and his mother, Catherine Hensley, was 22. He married Alice Porter in 1904, in Huntington, Cabell, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in McComas Magisterial District, Cabell, West Virginia, United States in 1900 and Charleston, Kanawha, West Virginia, United States in 1910. He died in 1954, in Cabell, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 71.

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Family Time Line

Hansel Swann
Alice Porter
Marriage: 1904
Dorothea Ernestine Swann
Clifford Carlos Swann
Donald Swann
Howard Edward Swann

Spouse and Children

Huntington, Cabell, West Virginia, United States


Parents and Siblings



    Marie Swann


    Alaric Swann






+4 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 3

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 3

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 19

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Swan .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Hansel Swann, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Hansel Swann in household of Jasper Swann, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Hansel Swann, "West Virginia Births and Christenings, 1853-1928"

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